Thursday, December 2, 2010

Joke - Human Years...

Human Years

God created the mule, and told him, "You are mule. You will work
constantly from dusk to dawn, carrying heavy loads on your back.
You will eat grass and lack intelligence. You will live for 35 years."

The mule answered, "To live like this for 35 years is too much.
Please, give me no more than 20."

And it was so.

Then God created the dog, and told him, "You are dog. You will
hold vigilance over the dwellings of Man, to whom you will be
his greatest companion. You will eat his table scraps and live
for 30 years."

The dog responded, "Lord, to live 30 years as a dog like that is
too much. Please, no more than 10 years."

And it was so.

God then created the monkey, and told him, "You are monkey.
You shall swing from tree to tree, acting like an idiot. You will
be funny, and you shall live for 20 years."

The monkey responded, "Lord, to live 20 years as the clown of
the world is too much. Please, Lord, give me no more than 10

And it was so.

Finally, God created Man and told him, "You are Man, the only
rational Being that walks the earth. You will use your intelligence
to have mastery over the creatures of the world. You will dominate
the earth and live for 20 years."

The man responded, "Lord, to be Man for only 20 years is too little.
Please, Lord; give me the 15 years the mule refused, the 20 years
the dog refused, and the 10 years the monkey rejected."

And so God made Man to live 20 years as a man, then marry and live
15 years like a mule working and carrying heavy loads on his back.
Then, he is to have children and live 20 years as a dog, guarding his
house and eating the leftovers after they empty the pantry; then, in
his old age, to live 10 years as a monkey, acting like an idiot to amuse
his grandchildren.

And it is so...

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please leave a comment or Santa won't come to your house =):